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overindulge

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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overindulgeo‧ver‧in‧dulge /ˌəʊvərɪnˈdʌldʒ $ ˌoʊ-/ verb 🔊 🔊 1 [intransitive]DFTOO/TOO MUCH to eat or drink too much 🔊 It’s hard not to overindulge at Christmas.2 [transitive]STRICT to let someone have everything they want, or always let them do what they wantspoil 🔊 Penny was overindulged by her parents.overindulgence noun [uncountable]
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overindulgeIt's hard not to overindulge during the holidays.Sam's parents constantly overindulge him.
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Verb table
overindulge
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyoverindulge
he, she, itoverindulges
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyoverindulged
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave overindulged
he, she, ithas overindulged
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad overindulged
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill overindulge
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have overindulged
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam overindulging
he, she, itis overindulging
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you, we, theyare overindulging
Past
I, he, she, itwas overindulging
you, we, theywere overindulging
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been overindulging
he, she, ithas been overindulging
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been overindulging
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be overindulging
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been overindulging
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